Celebrate and support Lowell’s Arts community during the month of September

Lowell, MA. – The city of Lowell has a thriving arts community filled with hundreds of talented artists that work in a wide variety of artistic forms. There are painters, musicians, sculptors, candlemakers, glassblowers, metalworkers, and dozens of other talented types of artists who have studios or make their home in Lowell.

During the entire month of September, the city will be celebrating the vibrant arts community with Arts Month in Lowell. Throughout the month, there will be art exhibitions, special events, Open Studios, and other fun events for the entire family. The two featured events of Arts Month in Lowell include Dale Rogers’ sculpture installation, “The Big Dog Show,” on exhibit from September 9-16, and the 9th annual Lowell Open Studios and Arts Festival that will be held September 25-27.

Arts Month in Lowell is being organized by the Cultural Organization of Lowell.

Arts Month in Lowell Schedule of Events

119 Gallery
“Life is Art is Life…”
Claire Elizabeth Barratt and Patrick Pierce – resident artists exhibit
August 15 – September 26

Brew’d Awakening Coffeehaus
Monthly poetry slam every first Thursday
September 3

Western Avenue Studios
Monthly First Saturday – Open Studios
September 5, noon – 5pm

Merrimack Repertory Theatre
Flings & Eros by The Flying Karamazov Brothers
September 10 – October 4

University Gallery at UMass Lowell
Jim Jeffers, “Genii Loci (Ghosts of Protection)”
September 2 – 25,
Reception: Sept 9, 3 – 5 pm

New England Quilt Museum
“Massachusetts Quilts: Our Common Wealth”
Through September 20

Jack Kerouac Park (Bridge Street)
Dale Rogers’ “The Big Dog Show”
September 9 – 16

“The Mutt Strut”
Canine-friendly art celebration
September 12, 10 – noon

New England Culture Fest
Enterprise Bank Parking Lot
September 12, 2 – 10pm

Loading Dock Gallery
John Greenwald’s “Nudes of the World: 2000-2009”
September 2 – 27

Revolving Museum
“Telling Our Community Stories, Telling the Stories of Our Lives”
September 15

Whistler House Museum of Art
Drawings & Paintings by Arshile Gorky
Preview September 13
Opens September 16

Lowell Film Collaborative
Before the Music Dies
LTC Studio A
September 17, 7 pm

New England Quilt Museum
“Master Pieces: Haberdashery Textiles in Antique Quilts”
Starting September 24

Lowell Parks & Conservation Trust
Mark Romanowsky’s “Special Places” exhibit
Spalding House
September 26, 1 – 5 pm

Various Galleries
Lowell Open Studios & Arts Festival
September 25 – 27